Commentary

World Freedom Atlas

I’m a big map collector, so something like this is right up my alley. The World Freedom Atlas has varying measures of economic, personal and political freedom all displayed on a worldwide and interactive map. Very cool. It’s the freedom version of Gapminder, which is pretty cool in itself. Check it out.

Ben Dachis is a policy analyst at Reason Foundation, a nonprofit think tank advancing free minds and free markets. His research involves aviation, airport, urban land use and transportation economics and privatization.

He was a research fellow at the C.D. Howe Institute, a Toronto based public policy think tank, before joining Reason. He has published commentaries on the aviation industry for the C.D. Howe Institute and the National Post. He has also worked as a research assistant on studies of urban land use and regional economic development.

Dachis completed his undergraduate degree in economics at the University of Toronto and has an MSc in Regional Science from the London School of Economics.